For this week's episode we review The Banner Saga, the new strategy RPG from Stoic. The Banner Saga is also involved in some controversy over the use of the word "Saga" with Candy Crush Saga's developer, and trademark troll, King.com. We don't get into that at all during the episode, but it's something everyone should be aware of and angry about! For those unfamiliar with The Banner Saga, just do a google image search and salivate over the delicious hand drawn artwork for it. During the episode we cover some of the mechanics a little more in-depth than our previous discussion.Read More
With Corey on vacation, Dan, Will and Eric suffer through the cold both outside and in the studio. For this week the Athletes decided to come up with a few ideas for what could make the next gen (current at this point) even better. Of course that means game ideas, hardware ideas, though we did kind of focus on ideas we would like to see implemented into games. Will especially had a great game idea that we're not likely to see, but would probably be a blockbuster if done correctly...Read More
Just a few short days before the beginning of PAX East 2013, gamers were
treated to an announcement from Supergiant Games about their new game
Supergiant Games is the creator/developer of the wonderful and
critically acclaimed Bastion, played by 3 out of the 4 Thumbstick
Athletes and highly recommended by said Athletes. More after the jump...